Category: Bluegrass recording news

Hartford and Forrester home recordings available

| January 13, 2016 | 0 Comments
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Spring Fed Records, a label associated with the Center for Popular Music at Middle Tennessee State University, has announced a January 15 release for Home Made Sugar and a Puncheon Floor, a CD of home recordings made by John Hartford and Howdy Forrester. Serious fans of acoustic and […]

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Change Her Mind from Dave Adkins

| January 7, 2016 | 0 Comments
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Mountain Fever Records has released a new single today from their upcoming self-titled solo project with Dave Adkins. It’s a new song of Dave’s called Change Her Mind which nicely showcases his powerful singing style. Adkins produced the record, recording at Mountain Fever Studios with […]

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Dave’s Dozen: The Best of 2015

| January 7, 2016 | 0 Comments
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The good news for bluegrass fans last year: A lot of terrific music was released. So much, in fact, that it made picking my annual best-of list harder than usual. I eliminated bands that recorded songs I wrote because of an obvious conflict, narrowed my […]

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Longneck Blues from Junior Sisk

| January 6, 2016 | 0 Comments
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Mountain Fever Records has released a debut single from their upcoming Junior Sisk album, Poor Boy’s Pleasure. This will be their first record for Junior and his band, Rambler’s Choice. The single, Longneck Blues, features a duet between Junior and his old pal Ronnie Bowman. […]

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My Kentucky Home from Edgar Loudermilk

| January 4, 2016 | 0 Comments
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Edgar Loudermilk has released a first single from his upcoming Pinecastle solo project, Georgia Maple. The song is one he wrote called My Kentucky Home, recorded with his current group, The Edgar Loudermilk Band, featuring Jeff Autry. Edgar is on bass, Autry on guitar, with […]

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The Hazel and Alice Sessions – Laurie Lewis & the Right Hands 

| January 4, 2016 | 0 Comments
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One of bluegrass music’s stalwarts is singer, songwriter and fiddle player Laurie Lewis, a main-stay among Bay Area musicians since the mid-1970s. A lover of the hard-edged style of bluegrass music, she re-enforces that link with her up-coming album, The Hazel and Alice Sessions (Spruce […]

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Round Window Radio from Jake Schepps

| December 30, 2015 | 0 Comments
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Colorado banjo player Jake Schepps has come up with a creative way to fund his various musical musings, and keep the many fans of his experimental five string projects in the loop. He’s created a new web site, Round Window Radio, using tools available from […]

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I Can’t Go On This Way from Po’ Ramblin’ Boys

| December 23, 2015 | 0 Comments
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Back To The Mountains, the debut CD from The Po’ Ramblin’ Boys on Randm Records, won’t officially be released until February 4, but the guys have offered this special sneak peek of the opening track as a Christmas week gift to Bluegrass Today readers. The […]

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New Music from Mountain Heart

| December 11, 2015 | 0 Comments
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The newly reformed and reinvigorated Mountain Heart has been in the studio this past few months, putting together their first recorded project from the new lineup. Josh Shilling and Aaron Ramsey remain from the previous active version of the boundary-pushing grassers, as does Seth Taylor who […]

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Doyle adds O Holy Night to iTunes

| December 11, 2015 | 0 Comments
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The video we posted earlier this week of Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver’s arrangement of O Holy Night has been such a hit among their fans, that they have released the audio as a single through iTunes. It was recorded during the band’s annual Christmas show […]

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